Sharpstown High School



Sharpstown High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sharpstown High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 547
10 416
11 302
12 314

Sharpstown High School is a public high school of the Houston Independent School District located in Houston, TX. It has 1,579 students in grades 9th through 12th. Sharpstown High School is the 393rd largest public high school in Texas and the 3,039th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 18.3 to 1.

Total Students: 1,579
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 86.24
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 3,039th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 393rd out of 2,323
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 1,917th out of 2,121
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 457th out of 2,121

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Sharpstown High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 842
(53%)
29,211
(50%)
 Female 737
(47%)
28,902
(50%)

Sharpstown High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 1,126
(71%)
33,696
(58%)
 Black 361
(23%)
14,140
(24%)
 White 49
(3%)
6,833
(12%)
 Asian 34
(2%)
2,597
(4%)
 Two or More 6
(0%)
554
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
202
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
91
(0%)

Sharpstown High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 1,405
(89%)
39,976
(69%)
 Not Eligible 174
(11%)
18,137
(31%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Sharpstown High School is ranked 149th out of 2,141 ranked schools in Texas, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sharpstown High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (89.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 53.3%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Sharpstown High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1834
2006 1685
2007 1528
2008 1455
2009 1254
2010 1275
2011 1277
2012 1328
2013 1358
2014 1558
2015 1579

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.1
2006 15.8
2007 15.1
2008 14.3
2009 15.3
2010 16.4
2011 18.7
2012 17.5
2013 18.4
2014 21
2015 18.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.81297709923664
2006 0.59050445103858
2007 0.66819371727749
2008 0.69828178694158
2009 0.73125996810207
2010 0.64941176470588
2011 0.55833985904464
2012 0.87876506024096
2013 0.89101620029455
2014 0.9390243902439
2015 0.88980367321089

Compare Sharpstown High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,419.0% 14.2:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,830.0% 18.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 53.3%
 
This School 89.0%
 

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